Led by head coach Neil Roberts, the Boston University menís soccer team return 18 letter winners for its inaugural season in the Patriot League. 2012 America East All-Conference honoree Anthony Ciccone and 2011 America East Defender of the Year Kelvin Madzongwe will serve as team co-captains. The Terriersí schedule includes five 2012 NCAA tournament participants this season.
Led by head coach Nancy Feldman, the Boston University womenís soccer team returns 10 starters, including 2013 Patriot League preseason Offensive Player of the Year Madison Clemens, from last yearís 12-6-1 squad that captured its sixth straight America East regular-season title. The Terriers have a 19-game schedule, highlighted by four contests against 2012 NCAA tournament participants.
Led by head coach Sally Starr, the Boston University field hockey team will host 11 of its 18 matches this season at New Balance Field and will open the new state-of-the-art facility against Ohio University on Saturday, Aug. 31. This season marks the first time the Terriers will have an AstroTurf field of their own after playing at other local universities for the past 11 years.
On July 1, Boston University officially moved 20 of its 25 teams to the Patriot League. Formed as an all-sport conference in 1990-91, the league features American, Army, Bucknell, Colgate, Holy Cross, Lafayette, Lehigh, Loyola Maryland and Navy .
Located within Boston University's impressive $225-million John Hancock Student Village, Agganis Arena is a state-of-the-art, multipurpose sports and entertainment center. A 290,000-square foot premier venue, it serves as home for the hockey and basketball teams and also for many other events, including past concerts by Carrie Underwood and Kings of Leon.
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Photos taken April 20-22 during "Pass It On", a celebration of women's athletics at BU. Credit: Steve McLaughlin.
AS A SENIOR IN 2012-13: Named a tri-captain ... Earned America East All-Conference First Team honors ... Started all 30 games ... Ends career having played the most minutes (4,496) in program history ... 1,338 points ranks seventh all-time in program history ... Owns the school record with 558 career assists ... Dished out seven assists while adding 11 points against BC ... Added 12 points against West Virginia ... Second on the team with 13 points and led team with eight assists against Richmond ... Handed out season-high nine assists at Northeastern ... Tied for team high with 16 points at Eastern Michigan ... Added 13 points and seven assists at Michigan ... Posted 13 points and eight assists at URI ... Added eight assists against No. 17 St. John's ... Scored nine points against UMass ... Lead team with 14 points at Marist ... Dished out 10 assists to go with eight points and six rebounds against Harvard ... Added 12 points and nine assists against FDU ... Led team with 16 points and seven assists at Lehigh ... Named MVP of Christmas City Classic ... Named America East Player of the Week on Dec. 31 ... Posted 12 points againt Vermont ... Added 10 points and five assists against Binghamton ... Scored 13 points to go with five assists at Maine ... Posted 11 points and five assists at New Hampshire ... Dished out nine assists to go with 11 points at UMBC ... Added 12 points and three assists over Stony Brook ... Dished out team-high nine assists to go with six points and seven rebounds at Binghamton ... Led team with 12 points, five assists and four steals at Vermont ... Dished out team-high eight assists to go with nine points and five rebounds against UNH .. Scored nine points to go with six assists at Albany ... Posted 14 points and five rebounds against UMBC ... Finished with nine points, five rebounds and four assists against Sacred Heart in WNIT ... Dished out five assists and grabbed three steals at Fordham in WNIT.
AS A JUNIOR IN 2011-12: Named to All-Conference First Team ...Started all 32 games ... Averaged 10.9 points per game and 3.4 rebounds per game ... Led team with 4.0 assists per game ... Scored 12 points in WNIT game at St. Joseph's ... Added eight points and five assists against UMBC in AE Semifinals (March 4) ... Scored 12 points against Maine in AE Quarterfinals (March 2) ... Became the 21st player in program history to reach 1,000 career points with a season-best 20 points at Hartford ... Nearly had a double-double with 10 assists and nine points vs. UMBC ... Posted 13 points, five assists and four rebounds at New Hampshire (Feb. 15) ... Added nine points, five assists and four rebounds against Stony Brook (Feb. 11) ... Matched career-high with 11 assists while adding six rebounds and five points at Maine (Feb. 8) ... Scored 19 points to go with six rebounds and four assists at Binghamton (Feb. 4) ... Matched season-high with eight assists to go with eight points and six rebounds against Vermont (Feb. 1)... Added nine points and three assists at UMBC (Jan. 25)... Led team with 13 points, including a key 7-0 run to take the lead, while adding two steals and an assist against Hartford (Jan. 22) ... Posted 10 points, four rebounds and four assists vs. UNH (Jan. 19) ... Netted team-best 17 points to go with five assists and three rebounds at Albany (Jan. 16) ... Tied for team-high with seven assists and added five points and four rebounds against Maine (Jan. 12) ... Led team with 13 points and five assists against Binghamton (Jan. 8) ... Posted season-high 19 points at Vermont (Jan. 4) ... Added 10 points and four rebounds vs. Navy (Dec. 30)... Tied for team high with nine points and seven rebounds vs. Coppin State (Dec. 29) ...Scored 17 points and dished out six assists at Boston College (Dec. 13)... Led team with 16 points vs. Marist (Dec. 10) ... Scored a season high 18 points and hauled in a season best five rebounds at Harvard (Nov. 30) ... Had a standout game vs. Providence with 17 pts. and eight assists (Nov. 12).
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2010-11: Named to the America East All-Conference Second Team ... Played in all 31 games, starting 26 ... Averaged 9.7 ppg and 2,9 rpg ... Led the team with 123 assists and 61 steals ... Was .366 (104-284) from the field, .360 (32-89) from behind the arc and .732 (60-82) from the free-throw line ... Handed out a game-high 10 helpers against SBU on Feb. 20 ... In the first triple-double in six years for BU, recorded 15 points, 12 rebounds, and 11 assists vs. Yale (Nov. 17), earning career highs for rebounds, assists, and blocks (2) ... Dished out eight assists and a season-high four steals at Maine (Feb. 1) ... Was a crucial player in the Terriers' 65-60 victory over Binghamton (Jan. 26) with 16 points on 6-for-11 shooting with three steals in 40 minutes of action ... Carried the team during its come-from-behind victory over Hartford on Jan. 23, posting 19 points to go along with five assists and three steals ... Had 15 points at Stony Brook on Jan 20 ... Went 9-for-11 from the free throw line and went on to score 11 points at UVM (Jan. 9) ... In her first 40-minute game of the season, poured in a season-high 20 points vs. UMass (Dec. 8) ... Posted 15 points on 5-for-11 shooting vs. Boston College in Nov. 12.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2009-10: Was named to the America East All-Conference Third Team and was a unanimous pick for the All-Rookie Team ... Was crucial in the Terriers' comeback effort at Albany (Feb. 13) with 12 points, six assists and three steals ... Dished out five assists - committed just one turnover - and went 4-for-4 from the free-throw line at Vermont (Feb. 10) in 40 minutes of action ... Poured in 21 points and brought down a career-high eight rebounds to go along with seven assists vs. Binghamton (Feb. 3) ... For the second-straight game, earned five steals to go along with an impressive 11-for-13 showing at the charity stripe as she recorded eight straight in the final two minutes at UNH (Jan. 28) to lead the Terriers to victory with 20 points ... Swiped a career-high five steals vs. Hartford (Jan. 21) ... Was a perfect 8-for-8 from the FT throw line vs. Albany (Jan. 16) ... Reached 20 points on 8-for-14 shooting and dished out five assists in 40 minutes of action vs. Marist (Dec. 12) ... In 39 minutes, posted a team-best 18 points backed by a career-high nine made free throws and 4-for-10 shooting at Yale (Dec. 9) ... At Harvard (Dec. 6), recorded a career high for assists (8) ... In an impressive showing, poured in a career-high 24 points vs. Northeastern (Nov. 24) to go along with six assists and three steals in 39 minutes ... Posted 11 points in 40 minutes of action on 3-for-9 shooting and 5-for-7 from the charity stripe ... Only sat for three minutes vs. Rhode Island (Nov. 18), scoring eight points and adding two assists and two steals.
BEFORE BOSTON UNIVERSITY:A three-time all-league selection and three-time all-section honoree ... eclipsed the 1,000-point plateau in her junior season ... Also played soccer, and was an all-league and all-section honoree ... Member of the varsity soccer team that won the 2008 state championship ... Member of the National Honor Society and High Honor Roll.
PERSONAL: Born on Dec. 18, 1990 ... Given name is Caitlynn Moran ... Daughter of John and Christine Moran ... Has one sister, Christine, who played collegiate softball at Hofstra ... Enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences as a psychology major.